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4 things you can do to cheer up, according to neuroscience

For everyone, there are times when a dark cloud just seems to be following you around. You may not even even know why. While we don’t mean to …

The Brain

Scientists discovered an absurdly easy way to seem convincing

Over the holidays it's best to avoid any arguments, whenever possible. But if you can't, you may want to bring some scientific ammunition for your side of the discussion.<p>It turns out that if you want to convince someone that your explanation for something is the best way to explain it, you might …

Psychology

How to Be Healthy: 9 Easy Tips for a Healthier Lifestyle

We all want to know how to be healthy, but it seems like such a lofty goal. Setting out to make healthy lifestyle changes can feel simultaneously …

These are the kinds of gifts that actually make people happy, according to science

Stumped on what to buy your friends or family for the holidays this year? Here’s a tip: A new study says experiences make better presents than items. …

Happiness

10 Facts from How Men Age

In How Men Age, <b>Richard Bribiescas</b> is one of the first to bring evolutionary biology into the conversation of male aging, describing how it has …

Can you lift weights with your vagina to boost sexual health?

When women want to strengthen their pelvic floor muscles they usually do Kegels, exercises where you repeatedly contract and relax the muscles that form part of the pelvic floor. But sex expert Layla Martin recommends a different type of workout to her clients— vaginal weightlifting.<p>Martin, a …

The 12 days of GCHQ quizmas: test your brain power with these daily puzzles

In place of your traditional chocolate advent calendar (or even as well as), we're going to be publishing a cryptic puzzle every day between now and …

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Leadership hack 015 - there are three ways to get people to do something

Leadership hack 015 – there are three ways to get people to do something<p>Posted by Max on November 6, 2016 in Blog, leadership | 1 Comment<p>When you …

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Getting an MBA at Harvard will currently cost you two years of your life and a little over $150,000. That's a little rich for a lot of folks. But …

Travel Europe the right way – before you go, learn these key language phrases

The post Travel Europe the right way – before you go, learn these key language phrases appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comRemembering …

10 of the World’s Most Beautiful Public Gardens

Your backyard can be a wonderful retreat, but whenever you have the chance, you should visit a large, professionally curated public garden. Here are …

Workplace Strengths: Science Explains What Men Do Best Vs. What Women Do Best

Gender science explains the distinct advantages men and women have in the workplace.<p>Most studies on gender science reveal that differences between men and women in the workplace are mostly learned behaviors. The male and female brain are far more alike than different.<p>But there are social …

The 11 Best Highlighters and How to Use Them

We asked the industry's top celebrity makeup artists to share their foolproof application tips for every highlighting formula under the sun.<p>Highlighters don't get as much glory as mascaras, and they're not as flashy as rich lipsticks or bright eyeliners. But ask any makeup artist who preps …

Next week's Perseid meteor shower could be like no other

The Perseid meteor shower — which is expected to hit its peak during the overnight hours from August 11 to August 12 — is usually considered one of …

Meteor Showers

Watch sunflowers dance under the sun (Seriously)

Sunflowers may be rooted to the ground, but that doesn't mean they can't dance.<p>Each day, young sunflowers trace the path of the sun across the sky, turning their faces 180 degrees from east to west.<p>And their slow, graceful movements continue at night. After the sun sets, the plants reorient …

5 Kettle Bell Moves Supermodels Swear By

Because when it comes to swim season, the top models know a thing or two.<p>When it comes to staying fit and having a taut summer body, supermodels definitely have some tricks. Here, Thiago Passos shows model Solange Wilvert the five best moves supermodels use to stay toned, all using the kettle bell.

Beauty

Homes in wealthier neighborhoods found to harbor more arthropod species

(Phys.org)—A team of researchers from the California Academy of Sciences and North Carolina State University has found that homes in wealthy …

5 Ways to Boost Your Metabolism and Lose Weight Quickly

The food that you eat determines whether you are fat or thin, food is more powerful than any diet pills for losing weight. Eating the right foods at …

Why Science Now Says That You Shouldn't Trust Your Gut

New research from Harvard and the University of La Verne claims that those who trust their instincts about people are often wrong.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You know a thing or two about people, don't you?<p>You've seen some …

Why Public Health Officials Are Spooked by New Zika Cases in Florida

The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been spreading rapidly in regions with tropical climates such as Puerto Rico and Brazil. But the number of …

You've been thinking about plastics all wrong

But over time, and with plastic being used in a growing number of products, some people have come to believe that these modern materials have greater environmental impacts than the materials they are replacing.<p>Is this true? Simply put, no - according to a comprehensive new study on the comparative …

The 12 best adults only all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean and Mexico

One way to ensure a stress-free vacation is to head to an all-inclusive resort where you don't have to reach for your credit card every time you want a cocktail or burger with fries.<p>And if you really want to up the relaxing vibe of a vacation, limit the possibility of kids running around the …

The Most Controversial Line In Hillary Clinton’s Acceptance Speech Was About Science

It wasn't about gender or race. It was much simpler.<p>It being the year 2016 and all, it’s hard to believe that a simple statement about trusting science was the most controversial line in Hillary Clinton’s nomination acceptance speech last night.<p>She slid it in between tearing through tax breaks for …

The Michelle Obama Speaking Technique You Can't Afford to Ignore

Go for the heart. Why? People make decisions for emotional reasons, and then justify them with rational ones.<p>There's a scientific reason why you couldn't stop listening to or considering what Michelle Obama was saying when she spoke at this week's Democratic National Convention.<p>If you want to be an …

15 Interior Design Charts To Help You Feel Like A Professional Decorator

Because not everyone knows the difference between Windsor and Ladder Back.<p>You don't need to be an interior designer to know all the handy little secrets the pros know —just pin and reference these charts to sharpen your decorating skills. Guests won't have a clue that you didn't pay big bucks for …

Handy

The 5-Minute Yoga Routine That's as Good as a Cup of Coffee

Whether your drink of choice is coffee, tea, matcha chai or anything in between, the sense of warmth and ritual that a morning beverage brings is a …

5 Simple Yoga Poses for Quick Weight Loss

Yoga isn’t just about building physical strength; infact it is a healing therapy for our Mind, Body and Soul! The origins of Yoga have been …

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